|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 30, 2012||referred to codes|
|Mar 29, 2012||delivered to assembly|
|Mar 22, 2012||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 21, 2012||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 20, 2012||1st report cal.418|
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to codes|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|May 23, 2011||referred to codes|
delivered to assembly
|May 16, 2011||advanced to third reading|
|May 11, 2011||2nd report cal.|
|May 10, 2011||1st report cal.559|
|Jan 18, 2011||referred to codes|
senate Bill S2322
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2322 - Details
S2322 - Summary
Establishes the crime of aggravated harassment of a police officer or peace officer; provides for such an offense to be a class E felony.
S2322 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2322 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the penal law, in relation to aggravated harassment of peace officers or police officers PURPOSE: To establish the crime of aggravated harassment of a police officer or peace officer and make such crime a class E felony. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: The penal law is amended by adding a new section240.33 establishing the crime of aggravated harassment of a police officer or peace officer. Section two is the effective date. JUSTIFICATION: Police officers all across this state put their lives on the line every day to protect the people of New York. New York State must establish laws and toughen existing laws that protect the police from becoming victims of criminals. Far too many law enforcement officers are being harassed, injured, even killed while honoring their commitment to protect and serve this state. The Legislature has a responsibility to do everything we can to protect our brave heroes, our police officers, from violent criminals. This legislation contributes to that premise.
S2322 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2322 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 18, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. GRIFFO, DeFRANCISCO, LARKIN, MAZIARZ, RANZENHOFER, SEWARD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to aggravated harassment of peace officers or police officers THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 240.33 to read as follows: S 240.33 AGGRAVATED HARASSMENT OF A POLICE OFFICER OR PEACE OFFICER. A PERSON IS GUILTY OF AGGRAVATED HARASSMENT OF A POLICE OFFICER OR PEACE OFFICER WHEN, WITH THE INTENT TO HARASS, ANNOY, THREATEN OR ALARM A PERSON WHOM HE OR SHE KNOWS OR REASONABLY SHOULD KNOW TO BE A POLICE OFFICER OR PEACE OFFICER ENGAGED IN THE COURSE OF PERFORMING HIS OR HER OFFICIAL DUTIES, HE OR SHE STRIKES, SHOVES, KICKS OR OTHERWISE SUBJECTS SUCH PERSON TO PHYSICAL CONTACT. AGGRAVATED HARASSMENT OF A POLICE OFFICER OR PEACE OFFICER IS A CLASS E FELONY. S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed- ing the date on which it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD01673-01-1
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